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Charleston Visitor Center

Closed Now: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403-6238
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Reviewed yesterday

We were in town for the Charleston Half Marathon. Having retired from the travel industry, I know how helpful visitor centers can be to those needing information on a new destination. We had booked a sightseeing tour on the day after the race and wanted...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarnetteS
Reviewed 3 days ago

The nicest visitors center we have ever seen. Lots of information and assistance. Would be of special value to first time visitors to Charleston.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LosManos
Reviewed 4 days ago

The visitor's center in Charleston provides great information with helpful staff. It'a also a wonderful place to park your car -- and in Charleston, parking is not a joking matter. Close to restaurants on middle King Street.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shirleydog
Reviewed 5 days ago

Jenna, at the main desk, suggested a great bus / harbor tour combo. It was New Year's Eve, so she made sure none of the tours were cancelled, and that we would have ample time to make them. She also recommended the movie showing in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SheilaandGary
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very attractive set up...you can obtain all the information you need to see and experience the 'Old South'

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank awanie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really. This is a truly engrossing, vital stop for folks visiting Charleston's visitors center. It provides the predictable services, like schedules and reservations for tours. But what drew trapped us there was the shop. Not a single tacky souvenier in there. It's as classy as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Peter K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was friendly and knowledgable. Check it out before you hit the streets and plan your tours. It is comfortable enough to sit and peruse the literature then step over to a staff member and book your visit. They will make suggestions and offer...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Charleston Visitor Center is conveniently located, across from the Charleston Museum. Trolley service and informational services available.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lana P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We purchased tickets here for a Charleston bus tour and the lady who helped us was wonderful. The visitor center was VERY clean and had a lot of pamphlets/flyers to help people make decisions.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went for a walk and it started to rain so we ducked in here for cover. This is an interesting place, full of exhibits, souvenirs, restrooms and many friendly well informed staff members. After a short conversation we had a number...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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29 December 2018|
Response from Alicia_JA | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking and several parking garages but driving around the historic area is a challenge. The streets are narrow and with several businesses and lots of foot traffic, driving can really slow you down.
7 August 2018|
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13 September 2017|
Response from phylrose13 |
Distance from Downtown Marriott to Visitors Center?